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Global Trade Credit, Surety

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Atradius is recognised as a global leader in credit insurance and credit management – protecting customers against the risk of non-payment of commercial trade receivables. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the company has over 90 years of experience in the credit management business and a meaningful presence in most key markets. Atradius is a member of Grupo Catalana Occidente (GCO.MC), one of the largest insurers in Spain and one of the largest credit insurers in the world. Atradius is a global provider of credit insurance, surety and collection services, with a strategic presence in over 50 countries. The credit insurance, surety and collection products offered by Atradius protect companies around the world against the default risks associated with selling goods and services on credit. All its solutions include direct access to Atradius’ secured online connection to unique data on buyers, countries and trade sectors worldwide providing customers with an opportunity to explore new business opportunities. For multinationals, Atradius offers a sophisticated tailored Global credit management solution, noted for its ‘best in class’ features. As the clear market leader in the multinational segment, with more than 15 years of experience, Atradius Global has developed an excellent understanding of the needs of multinationals.
Atradius’ mission is to strengthen its customers’ credit management and support their growth by providing them with accurate assessments of the payment default risk of their buyers, effective collections
of overdue invoices, and reliable surety protection against payment defaults of their buyers. Atradius provides its customers excellent service through dedicated teams who know the business environment they trade in.

Its product lines are credit insurance (bespoke global, domestic, export and import), collections, surety/bonding, export credit agency of the Netherlands, reinsurance and Instalment Credit Protection (ICP).
Atradius N.V. maintains financial strength ratings from A.M. Best of ‘A (excellent) outlook stable’ and from Moody’s of ‘A2 outlook stable’.


Atradius traces its history back to 1925: originally as NCM, supporting Dutch trade and later State supported exports. In 2001, it merged with Germany’s Gerling, forming Gerling NCM, and rebranded as Atradius in 2003. Its 2008 alliance with Spain’s CyC consolidated Atradius’ status as a leading global credit insurer.

Board of Directors

Management Board
David Capdevila (Chief Excutive Officer)
Andreas Tesch (Chief Market Officer)
Christian van Lint (Chief Risk Officer)
Claus Gramlich-Eicher (Chief Financial Officer)
Marc Henstridge (Chief Insurance Operations Officer)

Supervisory Board
Ignacio Álvarez (Chairman)
Francisco Arregui (Vice Chairman)
Xavier Freixes, Désirée van Gorp, Carlos Halpern, John Hourican, Bernd-Hinrich Meyer, Hugo Serra, Jose Maria Sunyer